Welcome to Frisco
Outstanding schools, affordable living, and a hip, growing community are just a few reasons why Frisco is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after places to live in the country
Heralded as one of the fastest-growing cities in the country in 2017, Frisco is a beautiful, friendly place to live conveniently located just 25 miles from Dallas. Residents benefit from the close proximity while enjoying a peaceful lifestyle away from the busy big city streets.
That said, Frisco is a bustling community in its own right—it’s home to several major sports stadiums, including the home of the Dallas Cowboys, fascinating museums, great nightlife, and an even better culinary scene. A blossoming home for families and a hip, young community of professionals, it’s easy to see why Frisco previously topped Money Magazine's list of the best places to live in America.
What to Love
- Dallas Cowboys at The Star
- Hip and trendy
- Fascinating museums
- Great nightlife and food
- Affordable place to live
- Friendly, inviting community
People & Lifestyle
With its high-ranking public schools and dense suburban vibe, it's not surprising that Frisco ranks as one of the best places to raise a family in Texas. This growing community provides ample opportunities for its many residents while still providing a peaceful residential area to live.
There is plenty to do and see within the community, Dallas, and the major airports close by— and everything you need is only a few minutes away! The people here are friendly, considerate, and take genuine pride in maintaining the city's upkeep and appearance. Overall, Frisco is a fantastic place to live on all fronts.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Frisco is a veritable playground for sports fans since it’s the home of multiple popular sports teams, like the Dallas Cowboys and the Frisco Roughriders. Across the city, you'll find a bevy of famous ballparks and stadiums.
Frisco has an abundance of retailers that cater to all shopping needs.
- Historic Downtown: Explore the magical Historic Downtown Frisco for a range of charming boutiques, historical attractions, and lively eateries.
- Frisco Square: Located just west of the Historic Downtown is the pedestrian-friendly Frisco Square, home to 147 acres of office, municipal, retail, and multi-family space. The square is also where you'll find Frisco City Hall, the public library, a Cinemark theatre, and plenty of charming coffee shops.
- Stonebriar Centre: Stonebriar is one of North Texas's premier shopping centers, with anchor stores like Nordstrom, Dillard's, and Macy's across a 1.6 million square foot mall. Stonebriar also has a 24-screen AMC theatre complete with a new IMAX theatre and a food court with eight dining options, including The Cheesecake Factory.
After a successful day of shopping, why not head over to the relaxed, casual Babe's Chicken House for finger-lickin’ good fried chicken and homestyle sides?
Things to Do
Explore the rich local history at the Frisco Heritage Center, which features a living village and period exhibits. This historical park has multiple 20th-century buildings, a steam locomotive, and more.
Gamers will delight in a visit to the famous National Video Game Museum. Opened in 2016, this museum showcases the fascinating history of video games and the industry. Take a tour through the facility and see classic arcade machines, memorabilia, artifacts, and interactive displays.
The Texas Sculpture Garden is a significant collection comprising more than 40 years of contemporary sculpture. Open year-round, the sculpture garden encourages visitors to become involved in the local art scene and support the collaborative efforts of prominent Texas artists. It is the largest private collection of Texas sculpture ever assembled.
According to Niche, Frisco’s Independent School District is ranked #7 on the list of best school districts in Texas.